MUNICIPAL (Central City)

A Regular Coordinated Mail Ballot Election will be held on Tuesday, November 8, 2022 to fill two (2) Alderman/Council Member seats and the Mayor seat with 4 year terms to end December 31, 2026.

Candidate petitions are available from Tuesday, August 9th through Monday, August 29, 2022.

The Central City Charter (Section 3.3) lists the qualifications of persons eligible to the office of Alderman as:

  • Be at least eighteen years of age or older on the date of the election.
  • Be a registered elector of the City of Central.
  • Resided in the City for at least 12 consecutive months prior to the election date.
  • Be a United States Citizen for at least one year prior to the election.
  • No council member shall have been convicted of a felony within the last seven years of the election. 
  • No council member shall be a salaried employee of the city during the member's term of office nor shall any council member, during this term of office, perform personal services for the city for which the member is compensated.

Please see the Call for Candidates Posting for more information or to make an appointment to discuss your interest in being a candidate for City Council, contact the City Clerk’s office at 303-582-5251 x 11 or cityclerk@cityofcentral.co 


This election is coordinated with Gilpin County Clerk. If you have ballot questions, you can contact the Gilpin County Clerk & Recorder

Gilpin County Clerk & Recorder

203 Eureka Street; Central City